Kamikaze Shot - Tipsy Bartender

Kamikaze Shot

The Kamikaze is one of the most popular shots there is, so you can order it anywhere on the fly (see what we did there?).

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Directions

  1. Combine vodka, triple sec, and lime juice in a shaker with ice. Shake well.
  2. Strain mix into chilled shot glass and shoot.

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More about the Kamikaze Shot

The Kamikaze Shot contains vodka, triple sec, and lime juice, and is pretty much guaranteed to keep the party from crashing. According to the Kamikaze wiki, which notes a Bevvy article, David Wondrich, a cocktail historian, says that the Kamikaze shot first showed up on the scene in 1976 and may have been the first-ever “shooter” drink. By the way, “Kamikaze” a Japanese word that literally means “divine wind”. So think about that while you’re drinking this Kamikaze cocktail! If you’re digging this classic, check out these Kamikaze cocktail variations: the Blue Kamikaze, the Pop Rocks Blue Kamikaze, the Raspberry Kamikaze, the Strawberry Kamikaze Shot, the Strawberry Skittles Kamikaze, Blue Kamikaze Jello Shots, and Melon Kamikaze shots.

Alcohols:Triple Sec Vodka

Mixers:Lime Juice

Category:Classic Fruity Shot

Flavor:Lime Tart

Color:Clear

Strength:Medium

Skills & Techniques

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